Distance between Loikaw (LIW) and Putao (PBU)

Flight distance from Loikaw to Putao (Loikaw Airport – Putao Airport) is 526 miles / 846 kilometers / 457 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 29 minutes.

Driving distance from Loikaw (LIW) to Putao (PBU) is 814 miles / 1310 kilometers and travel time by car is about 19 hours 24 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Loikaw to Putao.

Shortest flight path between Loikaw Airport (LIW) and Putao Airport (PBU).

How far is Putao from Loikaw?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Loikaw and Putao. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 525.833 miles
• 846.246 kilometers
• 456.936 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 527.933 miles
• 849.626 kilometers
• 458.761 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information

A Loikaw Airport
City: Loikaw
Country: Burma
IATA Code: LIW
ICAO Code: VYLK
Coordinates: 19°41′29″N, 97°12′53″E

B Putao Airport
City: Putao
Country: Burma
IATA Code: PBU
ICAO Code: VYPT
Coordinates: 27°19′47″N, 97°25′34″E

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Loikaw and Putao.

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 102 kg (226 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Loikaw (LIW) → Putao (PBU).

Distance:
526
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
526

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